Python RPMs (was: Re: [FRPythoneers] websucker.py)

Erno Kuusela erno at iki.fi
Thu Apr 6 17:09:09 MDT 2000


hello,

On Thu, 06 Apr 2000, Sean Reifschneider wrote:
| On an unrelated note, I've found that the likely reason I have code
| which will break under 1.6 is that the "Example" listed in the
| socket section of the library reference demonstrates calling
| connect as "foo.connect(host, port)" instead of "foo.connect((host, port))".
| 
| Funny that Guido describes this as "never documented or endorsed" -- the
| socket example on python.org *STILL* uses that syntax.  Serious bummer...

It seems Guido gave in on that one:
http://www.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2000-April/004560.html

I think i also saw a change restoring the old behaviour on python-checkins.

   -- erno




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